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March 26, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

C’ville Little League to honor Bailor

For players, coaches and fans, the start of the Little League season each spring is always an exciting time. This year, opening day for the Connellsville Little League will be a little extra special. More...

McIlroy, Day advance in Match Play

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rory McIlroy had to go 20 holes. Jason Day only played six. Both advanced Friday to the round of 16 in the Dell Match Play.  More...

Falcons fall in opener, 3-2

John Przybylinski had three singles and Derek Orndorff tripled and singled, but the Connellsville baseball team opened the season with a 3-2 exhibition loss to Livonia, N.Y. at the Cal Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, S.C. on Friday. More...

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HOCKEY   More...

A-Rod is 75 home runs from matching Bonds’ career mark

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez plants his right foot in the batter’s box, takes a swing, steps in and taps the plate. His name is announced, and fans respond with 7 seconds of applause. More...

Steelers sign LB Steven Johnson

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed linebacker Steven Johnson to a one-year deal, giving the club depth at one of their most important positions heading into 2016.  The 27-year-old Johnson is entering his fifth NFL season More...

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“I feel like physically and mentally I’m the best that I’ve ever been in my career. I’m in a great space and really enjoying going to the race shop, going to the race track, working with my team. More...

Next Race

STP 500   More...

SPRINT CUP POINTS LEADERS

The top 30 drivers as of March 20:   More...

Laskey racks up honors

Though many boys his age spend their spring and summer seasons on a baseball diamond or a tennis court, Stephen Laskey prefers a different type of athletic setting: the racetrack.  More...

All-county honors

Geibel’s Kyle Toth and Gillian Yourish received All-Fayette county honors for their play during the 2015-16 basketball season. More...

SPORTS NOTICES

OUTDOORS HTE classes • A hunter-trapper education class will be held at the South Connellsville Rod and Gun Club from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Class limit is 65. For more information, contact Andrew Harvey at 724-238-9523. More...

Virginia heads to Elite 8 with win over Iowa State; Irish nip Badgers

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Gill finished with a season-high 23 points, Mike Tobey came off the bench to score 18, and top-seeded Virginia beat Iowa State 84-71 in the Midwest Region semifinals on Friday night. More...

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

MEN’S NCAA TOURNAMENT EAST REGIONAL FIRST ROUND THURSDAY, MARCH 17 AT PNC ARENA RALEIGH, N.C. More...

That's Racin'

With NASCAR’s Sprint Cup season five races old and heading into an off week, here’s a season-to-date Q&A with Steve O’Donnell, executive vice president and chief racing development officer. In the first of a two-part series, O’Donnell talks about the new aerodynamic package and the sport’s charter system:

Q. What kind of effect is the charter system having?   More...

Power 16

Rankings based on performance, season to date:1. Kevin Harvick (1st last week): Had Fontana won until late caution. 2. Jimmie Johnson (3): Now alone in seventh place on all-time victories list. More...

XFINITY SERIES POINTS LEADERS

The top 20 drivers as of March 19:   More...

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